Bunkyo Ume Matsuri (Plum Festival)
Various events are held at the weekend, and plum blossoms are celebrated
Yushima Tenmangu Shrine (Yushima Tenjin) has been known as a plum spot since the Edo era. “Ume Matsuri” (Plum Festival) is held from February to March every year, and 400,000 people visit during the period.
There are 300 plum trees in the precincts, mainly white plums. Many plum varieties will be in full bloom at the flowering time of each.
During the festival, light-up is held every day, and various events are held on weekends and holidays.
|Event Name||Bunkyo Ume Matsuri (Plum Festival)|
|Venue||Yushima Tenmangu Shrine (Yushima Tenjin)|
|Dates||February 8, 2018 – March 8, 2018|
|Note||The flowering situation of plum can be confirmed on internet relay.|
|Open Hours||8:00 – 19:30|
Pay for food/drink and product sales at the venue.
|Address||3-30-1 Yushima, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo|